Outwitting the Devil: The Secret to Freedom and Success

Outwitting the Devil: The Secret to Freedom and Success

This month’s article is devoted to a provocative book that I read over the summer called “Outwitting the Devil: The Secret To Freedom And Success” written by Napoleon Hill. The book has made me see “the Devil” in a new light and has helped me watch out for tricks used by “the Devil” which I [...]

Three years of writing. The journey continues…

Three years of writing. The journey continues…

June is reserved for celebrating yet another writing anniversary. This June it’s been three years since I published my very first article on LinkedIn (A JOURNEY OF A THOUSAND MILES BEGINS WITH A SINGLE STEP). A great opportunity look back, reflect and share with you my experience from the past three years - my challenges, [...]

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade

It’s unbelievable that the world as we know it has changed drastically in less than a month. How many of you remember a period when schools, cafes, restaurants and hotels have closed doors for an indefinite period of time? All major sport events and tournaments, including the Olympic games in Tokyo, have been canceled or [...]

A meaningful activity a day keeps the burnout away

A meaningful activity a day  keeps the burnout away

This month’s theme was inspired by an interesting article* that argues that working less might not be the most useful advice when it comes to avoiding and/or recovering from a burnout. Finding meaning in what you do is another important factor in the equation that would keep you away from a burnout. Since no one [...]

The only impossible journey is the one you never begin

The only impossible journey is the one you never begin

Quote by Anthony J. Robbins also known as Tony Robbins It’s been exactly twelve months since my writing journey began. June 2017 was a busy and very exciting period in my life. It was just two months before my wedding. I had also turned 30 earlier that year and it hit me that it was [...]

My 20’s through the lens of the early 30’s. Lessons learned.

My 20’s through the lens of the early 30’s. Lessons learned.

Life at 25 Life was so tough at the time this picture was taken. (Or at least it felt so at that moment). During my Master studies I was an active member of STAR, the study association of the Erasmus University (RSM), and together with a group of other members, we organized a study trip [...]

Entertaining versus meaningful – a familiar dilemma?

Entertaining versus meaningful – a familiar dilemma?

I bet you most probably prefer to scroll down and check out some more posts, pictures or videos right now. To browse pointlessly through content online in order to be entertained and even for a moment to forget about your tough day, and basically all your current problems and responsibilities. Me too, so that makes [...]